LandMarks Magazine Contents

2007 January

Editorial – The Questions Jesus Did Not Ask

Often a question is asked so that it can be shown from your answer that you are a heretic or at least not exactly orthodox. Jesus was asked questions like this by the Jews repeatedly. But Jesus did not ask such questions. Have you ever wondered why?

What Everybody Needs and Nobody Has, Part II

Righteousness of Christ imputed to men means holiness, uprightness, purity. Unless Christ’s righteousness was imputed to us we could not have acceptable repentance. The righteousness dwelling in us by faith consists of love, forbearance, meekness, and all the Christian virtues.

Learning to Walk With God, Part IV

Thus, difficulties, including those that threaten our happiness or even our lives, are seen as blessings by the true and mature saints of God, those who, like Enoch, learn to walk with God.

The Pool of Bethesda, Part II

At the pool of Bethesda, the people were waiting for the moving of the water, but there was no power in the water. That certain man had been lying there beside it for 38 years, unable to get into the waters when they were stirred.

One Day at a Time, Part II

We have only to live one day at a time, and if we get acquainted with God, he will give us strength for what is coming tomorrow, grace sufficient for each day, and every day will find its own victories, just as it finds its trials.

Are We Properly Clothed?

All who attain to these two robes of divine righteousness are properly clothed and ready for the coming of the bridegroom to the wedding. Without these two divine garments, no man can see God and live.

Children’s Story – Wall of Protection

Then they understood the strange silence. The snow had piled high around the cottage, completely encircling it with a drift. The snowy wall of white had shut them in....

The Pen of Inspiration – Admonitions and Instruction to Workers

The most profitable subjects that can be presented are those that Christ dwelt upon when teaching his disciples, and the multitudes that daily followed Him. His lessons seemed always new and interesting. The common people heard Him gladly.

Nature Nugget – Nature’s Cultivator

Earthworms do wonders for the physical and chemical structure of the soil. The soil is “cultivated” by being ground up in the worms’ gizzards.

Restoring the Temple – Is Milk Necessary? Part I

The National Milk Mustache “Got Milk?” campaign and website target young people, and the public in general, in an effort to convince them that milk is absolutely necessary for a healthy diet.

Question – How do you tell if a miracle is of the devil or of the Lord?

Question: How do you tell if a miracle is of the devil or of the Lord? Answer: What is a miracle? One dictionary definition of miracle is, “an unusual event that is ascribed to a supernatural power.”

Food for Life – The Mighty Oat

The oats we eat today draw their history from the wild red oat that originated in Asia. Oats have been grown for 2,000 years in various areas of the world.

Recipe – Oat Patties

4 cups water 1 cup chopped walnuts 1/2 cup Bragg Liquid Aminos 1/4 cup yeast flakes 1/3 cup oil 2 teaspoons Bakon Barbeque 2 teaspoons coriander seasoning (optional) 1 Tablespoon sweet basil 2 teaspoons sage 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon cumin 1 package onion soup mix 1/2 teaspoon thyme 4 cups rolled oats Mix ... Read more

Bible Study Guides – A Plan With a Purpose

January 28, 2007 - February 3, 2007 - On what condition and for what purpose has God given us “the spirit of adoption”? Romans 8:14–17. What must reveal that we are adopted as God’s children? 11 Corinthians 6:16–18; 11 Peter 1:4.

Bible Study Guides – Power From Above

February 4, 2007 - February 10, 2007 - Without the aid of divine power it avails nothing. God works and man works. Resistance of temptation must come from man, who must draw his power from God.

Bible Study Guides – Exercising Faith

February 11, 2007 - February 17, 2007 - “You have to talk faith, you have to live faith, you have to act faith, that you may have an increase of faith; and thus exercising that living faith you will grow to strong men and women in Christ Jesus.”

Bible Study Guides – Stages of “Present Truth”

February 18, 2007 - February 24, 2007 - There was a present truth—a truth at that time of special importance—in the days of Christ, of Paul, of Luther; there is a present truth for the church today.